Board Members

Deborah Altermatt
Local Chamber
Seward Chamber of Commerce
Board President
Portia Babcock
At Large
ConocoPhillips Alaska, Inc.
Director Philanthropy & Public Affairs
Cory Baggen
At Large
Samson Tug & Barge
Vice President
Kelly Bender
Local Chamber
Greater Whittier Chamber of Commerce
Board Member
Renata Benett
Outside Chamber
TOTE Maritime Alaska
Manager Marketing Research
Richard Beneville
Local Chamber
Nome Chamber of Commerce
Mayor of Nome
Bill Bishop
Alaska Communications
V.P. Enterprise and Government Solutions
Louise Bray
Tacoma Chamber
Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc.
Gov. & Public Relations Manager
Janice Bush
Local Chamber
Prince of Wales Chamber of Commerce
Past President
David Combs
Local Chamber
Greater Palmer Chamber of Commerce
Past President
Michelle Egan
District L
Alyeska Pipeline Service Company
Director, Corporate Communications
Darren Franz
Wells Fargo Bank Alaska - Anchorage Northern Lights Blvd. Branch
Alaska Commercial Banking Manager
Lawrence Gaffaney
District R
Huna Totem Corporation
President & CEO
Gregory Galik
At Large
Alaska Glacier Products
EVP Marketing & Sales
Jim Kacsh
Local Chamber
Cordova Chamber of Commerce
Board President
Matt Gill
District I
Tesoro Alaska Company
External Affairs Manager
Scott Hawkins
Advanced Supply Chain International
President, Chief Operating Officer
Joe Hegna
VP & Office Manager
Allen Hippler
District S
Northrim Bank
Vice President
Hal Ingalls
District D
Denali Drilling, Inc.
Ryan Kapp
Local Chamber
Soldotna Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center
Board President
Nance Larsen
District N
Carlile Transportation Systems
Director, Communications & Marketing
Jeff Lentfer
Midas Alaska
Wendy Lindskoog
District J
Alaska Railroad Corporation
VP, Business Management & Corporate Affairs
Karen Matthias
District K
Matthias Consulting
James Mendenhall
At Large
James W. Mendenhall, P.E.
Brad Osborne
District T
NANA Development Corp., Inc.
President, NANA Oilfield Services
Mary Ann Pease
District M
MAP Consulting
Robert Peterkin
Local Chamber
Kenai Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center
Past President
Kim Reitmeier
At Large
Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act Regional Association (ANCSA)
Executive Director
Marilyn Romano
At Large
Alaska Airlines
Regional VP - Alaska
Margaret Russell
District B
Seekins Ford Lincoln
GM/Secretary Treasurer
Lisa Parker
District O
Parker Horn Company
Parker Horn
John Rusyniak
Local Chamber
Tok Chamber of Commerce
Board President
Ralph Samuels
Holland America Line
Vice President of Government Relations
Mike Satre
District Q
Hecla Greens Creek Mining Company
Manager of Government and Community Relations
Renee Schofield
TSS, Inc
Annette Sheppard
District H
External Affairs Director, Alaska
Casey Sullivan
At Large
Caelus Energy Alaska, LLC
State Public Affairs Director
Jack Wilbur Jr.
District A
Design Alaska
Bob Tannahill
At Large
First National Bank Alaska - Anchorage South Center Branch
Trust Manager
Lynne Seville
Parker Smith & Feek, Inc.
Principal, Account Executive
Catherine Claxton
Northrim Bank
Sr. VP, Commercial Real Estate Manager
Andrew Teuber
At Large
Denali Flying Service, LLC
Stephen Howell
District G
Walsh | Sheppard
Vice President
Rick Solie
District C
Tower Hill Mines - Livengood Gold Project
Community Relations Manager
Caroline Higgins
At Large
Stig Colberg
District F
Cook Inlet Region, Inc.
Brandy Dixon
Alaska Chamber
Communications & Events Director
Kim Lane
Local Chamber
Wrangell Chamber of Commerce
Board Member
Cory Quarles
Alaska Production Manager
Stephanie Lesmeister
Local Chamber
Cooper Landing Chamber of Commerce
Board President
Brent Renfrew
Arctic Slope Regional Corporation
VP, Corporate Development
Crystal Kennedy
Local Chamber
Chugiak-Eagle River Chamber of Commerce
Board Treasurer
Julie Anderson
Local Chamber
Anchorage Chamber of Commerce
Board Chair
Curtis Thayer
Alaska Chamber
President & CEO
Ptarmica McConnell
Local Chamber
Greater Sitka Chamber of Commerce
Past President
Doug Ward
Local Chamber
Greater Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce
Officer at Large
Scott Michaelis
Local Chamber
Girdwood Chamber of Commerce
Board Member
Bill Bailey
Local Chamber
Greater Fairbanks Chamber of Commerce
Board Member